Erik Eriksson

1683–1750
Gammelhyttan, Örebro, Sweden

The Life of Erik

When Erik Eriksson was christened on 21 October 1683, in Gammelhyttan, Örebro, Sweden, his father, Erik, was 27 and his mother, Marit Månsdotter, was 23. He died on 15 September 1750, in his hometown, at the age of 66.

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Family Time Line

Erik
1656–1701
Marit Månsdotter
1660–
Erik Eriksson
1683–1750
Kierstin Eriksson
1687–1700
Karin Eriksdotter
1689–1746
Olof Eriksson
1686–
Brita Eriksdotter
1687–1750
Maria Eriksdotter
1689–
Elin Eriksdotter
1690–
Anna Eriksdotter
1692–
Kerstin Eriksdotter
1693–
Carl Eriksson
1696–

Parents & Siblings

  • Erik

    Male1656–1701Male

  • Marit Månsdotter

    Female1660–Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (4)

1685

King Charles II barred Jews from settling in Stockholm.
1698

King Charles II invaded Denmark. Forced Danish King to sign Peace of Travendal.
1720

Northern War occurred.

Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Erik, Old Norse Eiríkr ( see Erickson ).

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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